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getfigdata v1.1

version (2.48 KB) by M. A. Hopcroft
Extracts data from the lines in a .fig figure file.

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Updated 16 May 2007

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More than once, I have found an old .fig file, but I can't find the data set that was used to create it. getfigdata.m will examine a figure and return the data for all of the lines in a figure.

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M. A. Hopcroft (2021). getfigdata v1.1 (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

Comments and Ratings (4)

Renee Hlozek

This code has helped me so much - it is really key to my work and works so well... makes Matlab figure generation (and extraction) a dream. Thank you

Subramani Adhiachari

I was searching for the similar thing

Anan Moran

Excellent work. Exactly what I was searching for.

guan wenye

many many thanks for your wonderful work,to my great joy,it can extract data from a *.fig with more than 1 axes.Thanks again!

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2006b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux

Inspired by: extract_subplot_image

Inspired: Fisher Matrix Toolbox (Fisher4Cast )

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